June has over 25 years’ experience as an academic in higher education. She has held a number of posts, including Dean of Staffordshire Business School and principal of a HE College based in London. She has also held academic leadership roles at the University of Wolverhampton and Leeds Beckett University.
As an HE consultant, June has particular strengths in academic partnerships, the independent HE sector, curriculum design & development, employability, and student experience. She is passionate about ensuring business and marketing curriculum is current and applied and that students are encouraged to achieve their potential. She has undertaken a number of projects on marketing curriculum design and integrating project work into the curriculum.
June is a Chartered Marketer and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing as well as vice-chair of the CIM board of directors. She advises business start-ups and contributes to the oversight of organisations in non-executive roles. As one of the few expert witnesses in marketing in the UK, June specialise in intellectual property and agency/client relations.
June holds an MBA in Strategic Marketing and BSc in Industrial Technology and Management. She has recently submitted her doctoral thesis on collaborative academic partnerships between alternative providers of HE and English universities. She is currently Managing Consultant at Mountain Top Perspectives, based in West Yorkshire.